| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:12 AM
The average number of days Annapolis and Baltimore see flooding that causes road closures or overwhelmed storm drains has grown ten-fold over the past 50 years, the largest increase in the nation, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:47 AM
The first six months of 2014 were the hottest ever in California, according to the National Weather Service.
The period was nearly 5 degrees warmer than the 20th century average and more than a degree hotter than the record set in 1934, the National...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:16 PM
If it's seemed warm to you of late, you'd be right. It is warm — in southeastern Pennsylvania, throughout the state and around the world.
May 2014 was the warmest May on record on the planet, as noted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Overall U.S. food inflation will remain near the historic norm in 2014, even as prices for meat and seafood are pushed higher by disease and widespread drought, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Friday.
Prices for shelf-stable and processed...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Did you feel that? Last month was the hottest June ever recorded.
That’s what the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says as it tracks land and water temperatures around the world.
NOAA says the combined average global...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:37 AM
Expect another day with afternoon showers and storms.
South Florida's Wednesday forecast calls for partly sunny skies with highs in the upper 80s, lows in the mid 70s and a 70 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2 p.m. The chance of rain remains high...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:00 AM
As the United States prepares to celebrate the Fourth of July, the weather is preparing to supply the fireworks in the form of the first named Atlantic hurricane of the season.
Tropical Storm Arthur, carrying winds of 40 mph, was about 95 miles off...
| May 24, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Virginia's annual Hurricane Preparedness sales tax holiday will take place from Sunday to Saturday. During the seven-day tax break, purchases of certain hurricane preparedness items will be exempt from Virginia sales tax.
The sales tax in Hampton Roads...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:45 AM
The latest forecasts for Tropical Storm Arthur show it well off the coast of the Delmarva peninsula as it passes by on the Fourth of July, but before that it could brush the Outer Banks as a Category 1 hurricane.
The National Hurricane Center's...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Too many coastal Virginia residents will not be moved by the bluster accompanying the start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. Dire predictions of powerful storms will be met by bravado and tales of having already endured the worst Mother Nature could...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:58 AM
NOAA has predicted one to two major hurricanes this season, and Hurricane Arthur will probably not be one of them.
Arthur is "not a bellwether," said Dennis Feltgen, spokesman for the National Hurricane Center. "We are not forecasting it to be a major...